Let your park enthusiasm translate to volunteering! The 1,100 acres of the Emerald Necklace need willing hands and hearts to fully restore the vision of Frederick Law Olmsted. Join the Conservancy email list and you will receive invitations to programs, clean-ups and planting projects.
Share your passion for the Emerald Necklace! Emerald Leaders are specially trained volunteers and are integral members of the Conservancy’s stewardship team. Help build and maintain a dedicated team of passionate volunteers!
Applications are open! Click here to learn more.
Tuesdays with Roses
Kelleher Rose Garden, Back Bay Fens
Season begins May 2020! | Tuesday evenings, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses and weeding the rose beds and borders. Training and tools provided.
Tuesday with Roses will resume in May 2020. Thank you for your support in 2019!
Woodlands Volunteer Corps (Second Saturdays)
Franklin and Olmsted Parks
Second Saturdays of the Month, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Help implement a comprehensive woodlands management program and promote a healthier forest through activities ranging from removing invasive plant species to conditioning forest soil.
Woodlands Volunteer Corps will resume in Spring 2020.
For more information or to create your own volunteer event, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617.522.2700.